Operation Marriage: The Movie

Cynthia's award winning book is becoming a short film!

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Welcome to the homepage of Cynthia Chin-Lee!

Cynthia Chin-Lee is an award winning children's book author, accomplished speaker and workshop leader. Her easy rapport and ability to add humor to her presentations makes her a compelling speaker for all ages.

Author of Operation Marriage, a picture book about the difficulties two children encounter because both of their parents are women, Cynthia is an advocate for civil rights and anti-discriminatory legislation. With the help of the Reach and Teach Organization, she is changing the world one story at a time.

Find Cynthia's books at your local independent bookseller or on Amazon.

Skype with Cynthia

In addition to talks, book signings, and presentations, Cynthia is available (as schedule permits) for 30 minute Skype sessions with students who have read at least one of her books.

Contact Cynthia for more information.

Learn more about the books

In addition to Operation Marriage, Cynthia wrote several other childrens books that broaden the minds and imaginations of readers from all ages and backgrounds. Check out more of her delightful reads!

Recent News

Operation Marriage: The Movie Hatchfund is Now Live

Cynthia is teaming up with filmmaker Quentin Lee to turn Operation Marriage into a short movie! Learn more about the movie at the official website or visit the Hatchfund Project for more information.


Operation Marriage Rap at PFLAG San Jose!


Operation Marriage reaches 1,000 sales!